Loyola University Chicago

Loyola Business Leadership Hub

Housed in the Quinlan School of Business



As an integral part of the Quinlan School of Business, our mission is to help family businesses navigate complex generational transitions, strengthening both their family and business.


To be the premier resource and learning community for multigenerational, mid- to large-sized family businesses.


Anne Smart, Director
  Andrew Keyt, Clinical Professor of Family Business

General Office Info
Phone · 312.915.6490
Email · fbc@luc.edu
Twitter: @LoyolaFamilyBiz

Board of Advisors

Board Member



Greg Bush CEO  McCarthy-Bush Corp.
Shelley Dunck Clinical Professor of Business Law Corboy Law Center at Loyola
Gezinus Hidding Associate Professor Quinlan School of Business
Ben Juday IDEAL Industries Shareholder
Kristen Napleton VP Corporate Development Napleton Automotive Group
Lou Pagano, II Director of Sales, Special Markets Ferrara Candy Co.
Nick Perrino VP of Sales Home Run Inn
Rebecca Peterson Family Council Member Sasser Family Holdings
Jenny Sizer Shareholder Carl Buddig & Co.
Marcia Spira Professor School of Social Work at Loyola
Bruce Taylor Vice Chairman MB Financial Bank
Bob Vermeer Chairman Vermeer Corp.
Mary Wall Yeager Director and Owner Wall Family Enterprises


The Family Business Center is housed in the Loyola Business Leadership Hub on Loyola University Chicago's Water Tower Campus, just steps from Chicago's Magnificent Mile.

Quinlan School of Business
Schreiber Center
16 E. Pearson St.
Chicago, IL 60611
Directions and parking